Connecticut Innovations Leads $1 Million Funding Round with $500K Investment in Innovatient Solution
Patient-centered information system provides real-time bedside portal between patient and hospital
Rocky Hill, Conn., May 4, 2011 – Connecticut Innovations (CI), the state’s quasi-public authority responsible for technology investing and innovation development, today announced that it has made an investment of $500,000 in Innovatient Solutions Inc. (Innovatient) of Farmington, Conn., through its Seed Investment Fund. CI led the investment round of $1 million, which also involved company founders and angel investors.
Innovatient is developing a patient-centered information system aimed at improving communications between hospital care providers and patients, thus enhancing clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction. The company’s first application, nVision Information Therapy Solution, will provide education, communication services and entertainment to patients using pre-existing television sets in hospitals. Using this system, patients can communicate about daily goals, pain levels, meal preferences and other matters. The system engages them in the process and puts them in control of their environment.
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